[ 2 syll. lei-lah, le-il-ah ] The baby girl name Leilah is pronounced as LAY-Laa-, LEY-Laa- or LIY-Laa- †. Leilah has its origins in the Arabic language. It is used largely in the Arabic, English, German, and Iranian languages. Leilah is a variant spelling of Leila (Arabic, English, German, and Iranian) and a variant spelling of Layla (Arabic and English).
Leilah is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 2010 with 0.013% of baby girls being given the name Leilah. It had a ranking of #997 then. The baby name has substantially fallen in popularity since then, and is of only infrequent use today. In 2018, among the family of girl names directly linked to Leilah, Layla was the most widely used.
† Pronunciation for Leilah: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"